5 Hour Duration
2 hours whale watching & 1 hour at the brewery
Opportunities to see Humpbacks, Orcas, Sea Lions, & more!
Pickup and drop off right next to the cruise ship dock
Beer at Alaskan Brewing Co.
Beer flight included; food & souvenirs available for purchase
What better way to spend your day in Juneau than viewing wildlife and drinking award-winning Alaskan beers? If you agree, then the Ales & Whales tour is for you! Enjoy gorgeous panoramic views as you cruise around Auke Bay in search of whales! Your naturalist guide shares a wealth of information with you along the way. When the whale watching tour concludes, the fun continues as you head to the famous Alaskan Brewing Company! All of their beer is brewed and bottled right at this facility, and you’ll have a choice between twenty delicious brews for your flight samples. Relax and hang out in the tasting room, purchase additional beer, food, or souvenirs as you wish! This shore excursion is among the best whale watching tours in Juneau Alaska for those looking to enjoy two of Juneau’s main attractions – Ales & Whales!
Beginning with a convenient pickup in front of the Mt. Roberts Tramway, your friendly guide will point you to your bus for transportation to Auke Bay. En route to the harbor, your driver shares their local knowledge about Alaska’s capital city. Then, it’s time to board the whale watching boat that features a comfortable, heated cabin, large viewing windows, and a spacious deck. When the captain spots a whale, the boat slows so you can get to the perfect spot to see that magnificent whale tail or be lucky enough to see a whale breach! Your onboard naturalist guide is both entertaining and informative, making this Ales & Whales excursion fun and educational! There’s more wildlife to be spotted here besides whales, so keep your eyes out for sea lions, porpoises, and bald eagles! Next, kick back and enjoy your beer flight at the honored Alaskan brewing Co. that has been operating since 1986. It’s the perfect way to end whale watching tours in Juneau Alaska!